May 08, 2011 06:07:14pm
Copyright 27 Years after the Show?
On this Abbott and Costello episode, MonkeyMaster found this notice:http://www.archive.org/details/KillersWife
Type of Work: Motion Picture
Registration Number / Date: PAu000110573 / 1979-04-23
Title: Killer’s wife / produced and directed by Jean Yarbrough.
Description: 1 film reel (ca. 30 min.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.
Series: The Abbott and Costello show ; no. 32
Notes: Deposit includes synopsis (1 p.)
Cast: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello.
Credits: Written by Clyde Bruckman; photography: Jack MacKenzie; film editor: Otho Lovering.
Copyright Claimant: T C A Television Corporation
Date of Creation: 1952
Authorship on Application: T C A Television Corporation, employer for hire.
Other Title: The Abbott and Costello show ; no. 32
Names: Yarbrough, Jean
TCA Television Corporation
That's a copyright application filed 27 years after the show aired? Is that even valid?